The Resource Forest restoration in landscapes : beyond planting trees, [edited by] Stephanie Mansourian, Daniel Vallauri, Nigel Dudley, (electronic resource)

Forest restoration in landscapes : beyond planting trees, [edited by] Stephanie Mansourian, Daniel Vallauri, Nigel Dudley, (electronic resource)

Label
Forest restoration in landscapes : beyond planting trees
Title
Forest restoration in landscapes
Title remainder
beyond planting trees
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Stephanie Mansourian, Daniel Vallauri, Nigel Dudley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book represents the collective body of knowledge and experience of WWF and its many partners - which is collected here for the first time and which will be invaluable to all of those working in the field. This guide will serve as a first stop for practitioners and researchers in any organisation or region and as a key reference on the subject. Along with concise, practical information for a variety of specific systems and issues, it gives many suggestions for further research."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
COO
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Forest restoration in landscapes : beyond planting trees, [edited by] Stephanie Mansourian, Daniel Vallauri, Nigel Dudley, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.springerlink.com/content/978-0-387-29112-3
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • ERDC_HANOV
  • ERDC_VBG
  • ERDC_CHPN
Contents
  • Forest landscape restoration in context / Nigel Dudley, Stephanie Mansourian, and Daniel Vallauri -- Overview of forest restoration strategies and terms / Stephanie Mansourian -- Impact of forest loss and degradation on biodiversity / Nigel Dudley -- The impacts of degradation and forest loss on human well-being and its social and political relevance for restoration / Mary Hobley -- Restoring forest landscapes in the face of climate change / Jennifer Biringer and Lara J. Hansen -- Restoration as a strategy to contribute to ecoregion visions / John Morrison, Jeffrey Sayer, and Colby Loucks -- Why do we need to consider restoration in a landscape context? / Nigel Dudley ... [et al.] -- Addressing trade-offs in forest landscape restoration / Katrina Brown -- An attempt to develop a framework for restoration planning / Daniel Vallauri, James Aronson, and Nigel Dudley -- Assessing and addressing threats in restoration programmes / Doreen Robinson -- Perverse policy incentives / Kirsten Schuyt -- Land ownership and forest restoration / Gonzalo Oviedo -- Challenges for forest landscape restoration based on WWF's experience to date / Stephanie Mansourian and Nigel Dudley -- Goals and targets of forest landscape restoration / Jeffrey Sayer -- Identifying and using reference landscapes for restoration / Nigel Dudley -- Mapping and modelling as tools to set targets, identify opportunities, and measure progress / Thomas F. Allnutt -- Policy interventions for forest landscape restoration / Nigel Dudley -- Negotiations and conflict management / Scott Jones and Nigel Dudley -- Practical interventions that will support restoration in broad-scale conservation based on WWF experiences / Stephanie Mansourian -- Monitoring forest restoration projects in the context of an adaptive management cycle / Sheila O'Connor, Nick Salafsky, and Dan Salzer -- Monitoring and evaluating forest restoration success / Daniel Vallauri ... [et al.]
  • Opportunities for long-term financing of forest restoration in landscapes ; Payment for environmental services and restoration / Kirsten Schuyt -- Carbon knowledge projects and forest landscape restoration / Jessica Orrego -- Marketing and communications opportunities : how to promote and market forest landscape restoration / Soh Koon Chng -- Restoring quality in existing native forest landscapes / Nigel Dudley -- Restoring soil and ecosystem processes / Lawrence R. Walker -- Active restoration of boreal forest habitats for target species / Harri Karjalainen -- Restoration of deadwood as a critical microhabitat in forest landscapes / Nigel Dudley and Daniel Vallauri -- Restoration of protected area values / Nigel Dudley -- Using nontimber forest products for restoring environmental, social, and economic functions / Pedro Regato and Nora Berrahmouni -- An historical account of fuelwood restoration efforts / Don Gilmour -- Restoring water quality and quantity / Nigel Dudley and Sue Stolton -- Restoring landscapes for traditional cultural values / Gladwin Joseph and Stephanie Mansourian -- Overview of technical approaches to restoring tree cover at the site level / Stephanie Mansourian, David Lamb, and Don Gilmour -- Stimulating natural regeneration / Silvia Holz and Guillermo Placci -- Managing and directing natural succession / Steve Whisenant -- Selecting tree species for plantation / Florencia Montagnini -- Developing firebreaks / Eduard Plana, Rufí Cerdan, and Marc Castellnou -- Agroforestry as a tool for forest landscape restoration / Thomas K. Erdmann -- Restoring dry tropical forests / James Aronson ... [et al.] -- Restoring tropical moist broad-leaf forests / David Lamb -- Restoring tropical montane forests / Manuel R. Guariguata -- Restoring floodplain forests / Simon Dufour and Hervé Piégay -- Restoring Mediterranean forests / Ramon Vallejo -- Restoring temperate forests / Adrian Newton and Alan Watson Featherstone --
  • Forest landscape restoration after fires / Peter Moore -- Restoring forests after violent storms / Daniel Vallauri -- Managing the risk of invasive alien species in restoration / Jeffrey A. McNeely -- First steps in erosion control / Steve Whisenant -- Restoring forests after land abandonment / José M. Rey Benayas -- Restoring overlogged tropical forests / Cesar Sabogal and Robert Nasi -- Opencast mining reclamation / José Manuel Nicolau Ibarra and Mariano Moreno de las Heras -- The role of commercial plantations in forest landscape restoration / Jeffrey Sayer and Chris Elliot -- Attempting to restore biodiversity in even-aged plantations / Florencia Montagnini -- Best practices for industrial plantations ; What has WWF learned about restoration at an ecoregional scale? / Nigel Dudley -- Local participation, livelihood needs, and institutional arrangements : three keys to sustainable rehabilitation of degraded tropical forest lands / Unna Chokkalingam ... [et al.] -- A way forward : working together toward a vision for restored forest landscapes / Stephanie Mansourian, Mark Aldrich, and Nigel Dudley -- Appendix. A selection of identified ecological research needs relating to forest restoration
Control code
ocn164350703
Dimensions
26 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxviii, 437 p.
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access is restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780387291123
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Other physical details
ill., map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u207002
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) o164350703

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